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Candelabra, belonging to Abraham Lincoln
Candelabra, belonging to Abraham Lincoln
Resource Typeimage
TitleCandelabra, belonging to Abraham Lincoln
Coverage / Year1800 to 1900; Antebellum Springfield, IL
DescriptionSingle-stick girandole candelabra, with marble base, turned bronze pedestal support, three-branched stem. Cast-bronze piece with flowers and pair of turtle dove designs. Pedestal has remnants of burnished design. Triangular star/ snowflake cut glass prisms hang from cast bronze round. In set with LIHO 150 and 152. H 17 1/2" x Base L 5" x W 5".
InterpretationBelonged to Abraham Lincoln during his residence in Springfield, IL 1844-1861.
Lesson Plans / ThemesAmerican Communities in History; Antebellum Society and the Civil War; How We Learn About Communities
Learning Standards16 History
Author or CreatorUnknown
SourceOn exhibit at Lincoln Home National Historic Site.
Subject / KeywordsLincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Antebellum; Furniture; Furnishings; Candelabra
Collection PublisherLincoln Home National Historic Site
Further InformationFor any further information related to this record, please contact the Collection Publisher. See for more information about this project.
Rights Management Statement
Resource IdentifierLIHO 151
CONTENTdm file name96841212212003_151-1.jpg
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